Regina Castellano

Biography

Regina Castellano


 

Confidential Employee of the Year

Administrative Assistant
Moreno Valley Unified School District

After nearly 20 years of professional experience in education, Regina Castellano has come to realize that her ultimate goal is to ensure that all students in the Moreno Valley Unified School District are ready for the world. In her position, she has taken bold steps to achieve that goal by leading an after-school math tutoring program, finding funds to continue other programs, and mentoring student interns in the office. Additionally, she exhibits the importance of learning by leading professional development training sessions for classified staff members. Upon assignment to her current position, Regina sought to unify all divisions within the district to better work together for common goals and, ultimately, student success. Colleagues describe Regina as “the best example of customer service I’ve encountered in the entire district” and someone who “leads with heart and soul, who is professional in her home life, as well as her work life.”